The Waverly School

67 W Bellevue Dr,
Pasadena, CA, 91105-0911
Tel: (626)792-5940
Grades: PK - 12 | 357 students
Based on the findings of Jena Piaget and the teachings of John Dewey, Waverly's educational progressive and developmental philosophy asserts that students learn best when they are actively involved in their education.

School Overview

School Type Alternative School
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarians
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 12
Year Founded 1993

Student Body

Total Students 357 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 32%
State avg.: 41%
Students by Grade The Waverly School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 32 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1
National avg.: 13:1
Number of AP Courses 15 courses
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Feb. 1
Tuition Notes Please visit the school's web site at www.thewaverlyschool.org for updated tuition information.
% on Financial Aid 15%
Admissions Director Jennifer Dakan

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Maranatha High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Sequoyah School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Pacific Oaks Children's School (0.8 miles away)
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  • Pasadena Sequoyah School
    (Nonsectarians)
    535 S. Pasadena Ave
    Pasadena , CA , 91105
    (626)795-4351
    (Nonsectarians)
    0.2  mi  |  188  students  |  Gr.  NS-8
  • Pasadena
    Maranatha High School
    (Christian)
    169 South Saint John Avenue
    Pasadena , CA , 91105
    (626)817-4000
    (Christian)
    0.3  mi  |  580  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Pasadena
    Mayfield Junior School
    (Roman Catholic)
    405 S Euclid Ave
    Pasadena , CA , 91101
    (626)796-2774
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.5  mi  |  478  students  |  Gr.  K-9
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    Pasadena , CA , 91106
    (626)793-3741
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